Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots TV Commercial (1960s)

Image courtesy of Eric Joyner.

Image courtesy of Eric Joyner.

I’ve had a few Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robot ‘playsets’ in my youth. I’ve had the original set like the one featured in the commercial below as well as a Transformers versions and a Batman Animated Series version.

Image courtesy of Final Frontier Toys.

Image courtesy of Final Frontier Toys.

Batman - Rock Em Sock Em

Check out this 16MM ad from the Planet X Magazine YouTube Channel.


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